|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Forks is 3,385. Forks, Washington is the 5,899th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Forks was in 2010, when its population was 3,532. In 2010, Forks was the 5,638th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,899th largest city in the US. Forks is currently 4.2% smaller than it was in 2010.
Forks has grown 3.2% since the 2000. Forks, Washington's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5894||Mount Angel, Oregon||3,395||8.9%|
|5896||New Baden, Illinois||3,388||12.5%|
|5897||St. Johns, Arizona||3,388||-4.6%|
The total voting age population of Forks, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,598. The voting age population is 51.7% male and 48.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.4% of the residents of Forks are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Forks are 85.7% White, 5.0% Black, 4.6% Two or more races, 3.8% American Indian, 0.8% Other and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 18.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Forks, 28.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 41.7%. On a per-household basis, 23.0% of families are below the poverty line in Forks.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.9% of Forks residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.3% of Forks residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Forks residents aged 5 and older, 15.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 14.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Forks is 9.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Forks, 36.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Forks is $38,984.
In Forks, 56.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.5% of housing units in Forks.
Of all the housing units in Forks, 11.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Forks, 5.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Forks is $636.
In Forks, 77.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.